How far are we from other places and what’s around us?
Other Towns Distance in Road Miles
Oxwich Bay 20
If you are visiting friends or family etc, then we are reasonably close to the following towns and villages:-
Melincourt, Longford, Rhyddings, Abergarwed, Glynneath, Dyffryn Cellwen, Banwen, Clyne, Crynant, Cadoxton, Ynysfforch, Duffryn Rhondda, Bryncoch, Dwr Y Felin, Tonna, Aberdulais, Cynonville, Rheola, Cwmgwrach, Neath Abbey, Onllwyn, Cilfrew, Seven Sisters, Dyffryn, Cymmer, Abercregan, Pontneathvaughan, Coelbren, Resolven, Pontwalby, Tonmawr
Cwmdu, Caerau, Nantyffyllon, Rhigos
Caerlan, Glanrhyd, Clydach, Ynysmeudwy, Penwyllt, Cwmllynfell, Cilmaengwyn, Pen Y Rhedyn, Fforest Goch, Cwmgiedd, Ynyscedwyn, Craig-cefn-Parc, Gelligron, Glanyrafon, Gellinudd, Rhydypandy, Rhos, Trebanos, Caehopkin, Lower Cwmtwrch, Ynysuchaf, Rhiwfawr, Glais, Salem, Alltwen, Abercrave, Godrergraig, Rhydyfro, Upper Cwmtwrch, Penrhos, Penycae, Gurnos, Pontardawe, Ystradgynlais, Caerbont, Cilybebyll, Ystalyfera, Ynysisaf
Rhosamman, Garnant, Upper Brynamman, Lower Brynamman, Tairgwaith, Gwaun Cae Gurwen, Twyn, Cwmgors
Places of Interest
Brecon Beacons (South West) 12
Afan Argoed 12
FACILITIES IN OUR LOCAL AREA
1 mile from farm in Aberdulais village. Walkable.
Generally open from about 9am until 6pm. Opens 10am Sundays. Milk, eggs, newspapers etc. Post office open mornings.
Spa Grocery Stores, Tonna
Larger Grocery store in Neighbouring village. 1 1/2 miles.
Tesco, Neath Abbey
Large Tesco store, open 24 Hours 7 days. Cash points, post box, telephones, Fuel. Less than 5 miles from farm.
Garage & Repairs
Halfords – with Bike Hut.
Vale of Neath
Clive Sinclair Motors,
Experienced time served motor mechanic, honest and reliable. 5 miles from farm.
SatNav Info - SS 749 974 Post Code SA11 1SB
Rock & Fountain Inn, Aberdulais. 4 road miles from farm, but shorter walk possible using footpaths.
The Gradon Inn, Crynant. Another pub doing sit down meals with a good reputation 3 miles north of the farm on the A4109 in the village of Tonna.
Numerous Sit-down and
take-away restaurants available in Neath, Crynant, Tonna, Skewen and
Pubs & Inns
Rock & Fountain Inn, Aberdulais.
The Railway Inn, Tonna
Fishing available in the
Neath and Dulais Rivers. The
Fishing Rights are owned by the Neath & Dulais Angling Club.
We are less than 1 mile as the crow flies from the South end of the Sarn Helen Roman Road which can be walked or driven all the way to Brecon with appropriate vehicles assuming no restrictions are in place.
Outdoor activities such as climbing, caving, kayaking, canoeing, quad biking, paintball etc are available through a locally based company named ‘Call of the Wild’. Check out their web site or call Mark Soanes on 01639 700388.
Also, you can consider Celtic Events who also organise group activities including Kayaking, canoeing, gorge walking and coasteering etc. Take a look at their web site or call 0845 0563902 for more information.
If you want to move on to Mid-West Wales and don’t fancy camping all the time, friends of ours own a bungalow on the Dovey Estuary between Aberdovey & Machynlleth. Fabulous views from every window & 4 miles from the coast, on the southern tip of Snowdonia. Take a look at www.plastalgarth.co.uk